Happenings

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

Indulge in an elegant afternoon affair.

Happy Hour

Happy Hour

Enjoy great libations and food specials in Parlor Bar.

Mother's Day Brunch

Mother's Day Brunch

Join us this Mother's Day for a special 3-Course brunch!

Big Hat Thursdays

Big Hat Thursdays

Experience live music and Big Hat signature canned cocktails select Thursdays in May.

Memorial Day Party

Memorial Day Party

Come join us for a splashing good time! Dive into summer with our Memorial Day Pool Party.

Upcoming Events

2024

Around Town

Located in downtown Austin and just steps away from the University of Texas, Hotel Ella’s idyllic setting is one of the many reasons people love staying here. Most visitors arrive knowing that Austin is the Live Music Capital of the World, but it doesn’t take long to see that this city is also rich with history, culture and some of the best restaurants in the country.

  • Josephine House

    Josephine House

    The sister restaurant to Austin fine dining institution Jeffrey’s, Josephine House offers breakfast, lunch, brunch, happy hour and dinner in a charming cottage in the historic Clarksville neighborhood.

    Places to eat

  • Blanton Museum

    Blanton Museum

    A collection of world class art with an Austin vibe. Located on the University of Texas campus and walking distance from Hotel Ella, the Blanton Museum of Art is one of the largest university art museums in the country.

    Places to see

  • Moody Center

    Moody Center

    Austin's newest premier venue featuring over 150 nights of unique entertainment. Just six minutes from Hotel Ella, make this a place to visit while you're in town.

    Places To See

  • Kick Pleat

    Kick Pleat

    An established Austin women’s boutique featuring a well-edited selection of quality transition pieces from both notable designers, like Rachel Comey & Apiece Apart, along with under-the-radar, up-and-coming labels.

    Places to shop

  • Maufrais

    Maufrais

    A custom hat shop with a Stetson Bar, ready to be perfectly shaped and fitted. Come for an Austin-inspired keepsake, stay for the personalized hat experience in a beautifully designed store.

    Places To Shop

  • Deep Eddy Pool

    Deep Eddy Pool

    Make a splash at the oldest man-made swimming pool in Texas! Cool off in the refreshing spring-fed waters on a sunny summer day, or take a few laps in the designated swimming lanes.

    Places To See

Need more recommendations? Feel free to call the front desk!